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Hi, my name is kinell69!

kinell69
kinell69 Member Posts: 1 Listener
edited October 2021 in Universal Credit (UC)
Hi I was wondering if someone could ansa a question for my friend he is on uc and he gets lcwra the reason being he gets very breathless he has been asked by another friend to sit and serve tea and coffee on a van his friend has at a local market would he b able to do this as I am not sure so don't want to feed him the wrong info thank u for ur time 

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  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 13,317 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi and welcome to the community 

    You are allowed to work while on lcwra and have a work allowance meaning you can earn a certain amount before it affects your uc 

    The amount depends on if you get help with housing costs or have dependant children 

    However the work you do should not contradict the reason for being awarded lcwra and working could trigger a new assessment 
  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Member Posts: 25,619 Disability Gamechanger
    HI,
    To add to the information above from janer. If they start working they need to make sure the report the changes onto their journal.

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